Ellsworth Girls Fall to Houlton
The Ellsworth Girl's Basketball Team lost to Houlton 56-39 at Houlton on Saturday, January 9th.
Houlton jumped out to a 20-10 lead in the 1st Quarter as Kolleen Bouchard scored 13 points, Natalie Hill had 4 points and Aspen Flewelling had a 3-pointer. For Ellsworth, Madison Card had 7 points including a 3-pointer, Kate Whitney had 2 points and Caitlin Bean had 1 point.
Houlton outscored Ellsworth 11-8 to take a 31-18 lead at the half. Sammy Mason had 5 points for Ellsworth, Card had 2 points and Bean had 1 point for the Eagles. For Houlton, Bouchard had 7 points, Hill had 2 points and Rylee Warman had 2 points.
In the 3rd Quarter Houlton outscored Ellsworth 11-8 to take a 42-26 lead. Card had 4 points with a 3-pointer, Whitney had 2 points and Mason had 2 points for Ellsworth. For Houlton, Flewelling had 4 points, Bouchard had 3 points, Hill had 2 points and Warman had 2 points.
In the 4th Quarter, Hill had 7 points for Houlton, while Bouchard had 3 points and Flewelling had a 3-pointer. Warman added a point for the Shiretowners. For Ellsworth, Whitney had 4 points, Katelynn Bagley had 3 points while Olivia Colby, Card and Mason had 2 points.
Ellsworth was led by Madison Card with 15 points while Sammy Mason had 9 points and Kate Whitney had 8 points. Ellsworth was 10-17 from the free throw line.
Houlton was led by Kolleen Bouchard with a game high 26 points while Natalie Hill had 15 points and Aspen Flewelling had 10 points. Houlton was 15-21 from the free throw line.
Ellsworth is now 7-3 and are off until Monday, January 18th when they will play host to Old Town.
Houlton is 9-1and play at Calais on Tuesday, January 12th.